The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 55 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 14 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.83% 1.96% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.33% 7.92% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 15
Median daily rate £350 £344 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £288 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
.NET Framework
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
150 202 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.61% 24.72% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 147 108
Median daily rate £335 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Birmingham region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
4 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 15 (55.56%) Entity Framework
6 14 (51.85%) SQL
7 13 (48.15%) MVC
8 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
9 11 (40.74%) jQuery
10 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
11 9 (33.33%) HTML
11 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (29.63%) CSS
13 7 (25.93%) Oracle
13 7 (25.93%) Web Services
13 7 (25.93%) High Availability
13 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
14 6 (22.22%) Logistics
14 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
15 5 (18.52%) WCF
15 5 (18.52%) TDD
15 5 (18.52%) NUnit
15 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
16 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
16 4 (14.81%) HTML5

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Heroku
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Modbus
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (18.52%) NUnit
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.70%) Moq
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 15 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 12 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Developer
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
11 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
11 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 1 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) Entity Framework
4 11 (40.74%) jQuery
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 8 (29.63%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) Web Services
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (18.52%) WCF
9 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5
9 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (14.81%) LINQ
9 4 (14.81%) REST
9 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (11.11%) CSS3
10 3 (11.11%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) High Availability
3 6 (22.22%) Logistics
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.41%) Open Source
7 2 (7.41%) Open Source Development
7 2 (7.41%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (7.41%) SOLID
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.41%) Siemens
5 1 (3.70%) Rackspace